Backyard Metal Casting

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Backyard Metal Casting

MAKE subscriber Pete Marchetto pointed us to this awesome site covering all manner of backyard metal casting. In fact, that’s its name: Backyard Metal Casting. Peter writes:

Blame Kaden Harris. He got me onto this wonderful site describing many metal casting and metalworking projects.

Okay, Kaden. It’s all your fault we’re posting this link. You should be…. ashamed?

Backyard Metal Casting

10 thoughts on “Backyard Metal Casting

  1. knotlinks says:

    Lionel is the absolute man when it comes to this stuff. He is a champion among backyard metalcasters, and his advice and instructions are unbeatable.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Gray iron casting –

    casting company manufactures and exporters ferrous, ductile, gray iron
    casting, brake drum products. It is a trusted source of Iron casting company
    in India.


  3. Chris Luke says:

    Metal casting is one of the very difficult job as it requires lots of hard-work and patience…. You might found those iron products good but there is lots of efforts involved in manufacturing them…… Bronze foundry

  4. Grey Iron Casting says:

    To extend the process of manufacturing techniques and the contents which are involved in casting of iron products

  5. carolwilliams24 says:

    Just got me the idea how I’ll spend out weekend with a productive way and it looks like we’re going to have truck racks with the materials that we already have for the casting.…

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